The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
South West / Somerset
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 14 11
Rank change year-on-year -27 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 41 90 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.51% 14.24% 17.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.29% 54.22% 57.24%
Number of salaries quoted 35 75 81
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% +4.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £27,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £53,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset.

Academic & Professional Certification
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 140 166 152
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 22.22% 26.27% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 121 143 129
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Somerset

Degree
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Somerset.

Salary trend for Degree in Somerset

Degree
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Somerset over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Somerset

Degree
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -2 32 £41,250 - 17
Templecombe - 5 £55,000 -
Street -8 3 £25,500 -27.14% 1
Cheddar - 1 £42,500 -
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Degree.

1 29 (25.89%) Microsoft
2 28 (25.00%) Windows
3 26 (23.21%) SQL Server
4 22 (19.64%) Linux
5 20 (17.86%) C#
6 19 (16.96%) Computer Science
7 16 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 16 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (13.39%) VMware
8 15 (13.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (13.39%) Project Management
8 15 (13.39%) Oracle
8 15 (13.39%) Windows Server
9 14 (12.50%) DevOps
9 14 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (12.50%) .NET
9 14 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 14 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (10.71%) Git (software)
10 12 (10.71%) Banking
10 12 (10.71%) C
10 12 (10.71%) SQL
10 12 (10.71%) Java
10 12 (10.71%) Management Information System
10 12 (10.71%) Public Cloud
10 12 (10.71%) IT Strategy
11 11 (9.82%) IIS
11 11 (9.82%) ITIL
11 11 (9.82%) Web Services

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.82%) IIS
2 7 (6.25%) JBoss
2 7 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.36%) Apache
3 6 (5.36%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.79%) CMS
6 1 (0.89%) nginx
6 1 (0.89%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.57%) MS Office
3 3 (2.68%) MS Project
4 1 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (7.14%) Oracle ASCP
1 8 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (5.36%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (5.36%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (4.46%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.79%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.89%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.36%) IaaS
3 6 (5.36%) PaaS
3 6 (5.36%) SaaS
4 1 (0.89%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.93%) DHCP
1 10 (8.93%) DNS
1 10 (8.93%) SAN
2 9 (8.04%) WAN
3 7 (6.25%) Internet
4 6 (5.36%) Firewall
4 6 (5.36%) LAN
4 6 (5.36%) VPN
5 4 (3.57%) SNMP
6 3 (2.68%) Network Security
7 2 (1.79%) Intranet
8 1 (0.89%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.89%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.79%) MySQL
6 1 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 12 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 8 (7.14%) TeamCity
3 6 (5.36%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (5.36%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.68%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.79%) Toad
6 1 (0.89%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.89%) Mercurial
General
1 12 (10.71%) Banking
2 10 (8.93%) Finance
3 8 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.36%) Advertising
4 6 (5.36%) General Ledger
5 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.68%) Games
7 2 (1.79%) Electronics
8 1 (0.89%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.89%) Law
8 1 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (21.43%) Analyst
2 20 (17.86%) Developer
3 15 (13.39%) Consultant
4 12 (10.71%) Architect
4 12 (10.71%) C# Developer
4 12 (10.71%) Cloud Architect
5 11 (9.82%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) Graduate
7 8 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 8 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (7.14%) IT Manager
8 6 (5.36%) AWS Architect
8 6 (5.36%) Azure Architect
8 6 (5.36%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (5.36%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (5.36%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (5.36%) IT Programme Manager
8 6 (5.36%) Oracle Analyst
8 6 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (5.36%) Senior Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.50%) .NET
2 11 (9.82%) Web Services
2 11 (9.82%) XML
3 8 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 8 (7.14%) XSL
4 6 (5.36%) Middleware
5 5 (4.46%) AngularJS
5 5 (4.46%) Spring
5 5 (4.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (3.57%) RESTful
7 3 (2.68%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.68%) CSS
7 3 (2.68%) HTML
7 3 (2.68%) jQuery
7 3 (2.68%) XSLT
8 2 (1.79%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.79%) J2EE
8 2 (1.79%) JSON
8 2 (1.79%) Node.js
8 2 (1.79%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.96%) Computer Science
2 14 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 12 (10.71%) Public Cloud
4 6 (5.36%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.36%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (5.36%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.57%) e-Health
6 3 (2.68%) Cybercrime
7 2 (1.79%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.89%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.00%) Windows
2 22 (19.64%) Linux
3 15 (13.39%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.57%) Unix
6 1 (0.89%) Android
6 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.89%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (13.39%) Project Management
3 14 (12.50%) DevOps
3 14 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 12 (10.71%) IT Strategy
5 11 (9.82%) ITIL
5 11 (9.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 9 (8.04%) ERP
7 8 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 8 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 8 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 8 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 7 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 7 (6.25%) ITIL V3
8 7 (6.25%) Line Management
8 7 (6.25%) Test Scripting
9 6 (5.36%) Load Balancing
9 6 (5.36%) TOGAF
9 6 (5.36%) Validation
9 6 (5.36%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.86%) C#
2 12 (10.71%) C
2 12 (10.71%) Java
2 12 (10.71%) SQL
3 8 (7.14%) C++
4 7 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.57%) Python
5 4 (3.57%) VB
6 3 (2.68%) MATLAB
6 3 (2.68%) PHP
6 3 (2.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.82%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.36%) CCNA
3 6 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.36%) EMC Certification
3 6 (5.36%) MCSE
3 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.36%) PMP
4 5 (4.46%) MCP
5 4 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.79%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.79%) HND
7 1 (0.89%) ISEB
7 1 (0.89%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (13.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.93%) Active Directory
3 8 (7.14%) Docker
4 6 (5.36%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.46%) vSphere
6 3 (2.68%) Firmware
6 3 (2.68%) XenApp
6 3 (2.68%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.89%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (6.25%) Puppet
2 6 (5.36%) AirWatch
3 4 (3.57%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (3.57%) Nagios
3 4 (3.57%) OpenView
3 4 (3.57%) Tivoli
3 4 (3.57%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 3 (2.68%) WSUS
5 1 (0.89%) Ansible
5 1 (0.89%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.89%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.89%) Rancher
Vendors
1 29 (25.89%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.39%) Oracle
2 15 (13.39%) VMware
3 10 (8.93%) IBM
4 9 (8.04%) Citrix
5 8 (7.14%) EMC
6 7 (6.25%) Cisco
7 6 (5.36%) Software AG
8 5 (4.46%) HP
9 4 (3.57%) BMC
9 4 (3.57%) CA
9 4 (3.57%) Compuware
9 4 (3.57%) Dynatrace
9 4 (3.57%) Nimsoft
10 1 (0.89%) Adobe
10 1 (0.89%) Dell
10 1 (0.89%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (0.89%) Google
10 1 (0.89%) Informatica
10 1 (0.89%) Veeam
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Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £47000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Bath, Avon
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Wessex Water
Salary: Circa £50k dependent on experience + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension, bonus, private medical
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Bath
Wessex Water
Salary: Circa £52,000 dependent on experience + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Bath
Wessex Water
Salary: Circa £45k dependent on experience + benefits
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Bath
Wessex Water
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Wessex Water
Salary: Circa £60k, dependent on experience + Benefits
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Unit 504 Cannon Wharf Business Unit, Pell Street,...
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Wessex Water
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